Anima Christi, sanctifica me

(Soul Of My Saviour, Sanctify My Breast!) Hymn usually found in the "Thanksgiving after Mass," in the Missal. It was written in the 14th century by an unknown author. There are about 15 translations; the English title given is found in "Saint George's Hymn Book." It was a favorite prayer of Saint Ignatius Loyola.

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